The Tennessee Baptist Mission Board has operated camps and conference centers since 1948. Today, over 10,000 adults, youth, and children visit these sites each year. Since 2010, over 1,100 decisions for Christ have been recorded at the Tennessee Baptist Conference Centers. There are obviously many more decisions made and lives changed forever that are not recorded.
Nestled in the mountains of East Tennessee, within driving distance of Gatlinburg and The Great Smoky Mountains, Carson Springs gives you full amenities in the midst of rugged scenic splendor. With lodges, rustic campsites, 36 hotel-style guest rooms, and accommodations for 350, Carson Springs can accommodate groups of all sizes.
Positioned alongside the winding Buffalo River in the scenic hills of Middle Tennessee, Linden Valley offers a beautiful setting for your group’s retreat or even for a short overnight stay. Linden Valley can accommodate up to 400 in camp-style lodging and offers 40 hotel-style guest rooms. The rocking chairs on the porch overlook the Buffalo River.